‘Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me!’ live Thursday at the LPCA

LAKE PLACID – The NPR news quiz show “Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me!” makes its cinematic debut at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 2 with a live via satellite staging of its popular news quiz show, beamed into hundreds of movie theaters across the U.S. and Canada, including the Lake Placid Center for the Arts.

The format of the cinema event will follow the radio show with the familiar program segments “Who’s Carl This Time”, “Bluff The Listener”, “Not My Job”, “Limericks”, Lightning Fill in the Blank” and other audience favorites all written around the news of the week.

The show will last approximately two hours.

Tickets are $20 and available by calling the LPCA Box Office at 518-523-2512 or online at